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Licensure Endorsement in Educational Administration at KU

The Educational Administration Licensure Endorsement program* at the University of Kansas is intended for individuals interested in becoming licensed as a building-level administrator (principal) in the state of Kansas. The endorsement program is designed for those who have completed a master’s degree (and/or a doctorate degree) in a variety of education-related fields, and can be completed in two years or less.

Benefits of the program include:

  • Licensure-focused Outcome - Graduates can apply for building-level educational administration licensure endorsement from the state of Kansas.
  • Program Reputation - KU’s Educational Administration Licensure Endorsement Program option is offered through the KU School of Education, which recently ranked 8th in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report’s Best Public Education Schools. 
  • Nationally-accredited Program - The KU School of Education is accredited under the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Standards through the CAEP Accreditation System.

Let us know you are interested.

*This academic program satisfies the requirements for the educational administration licensure endorsement in Kansas, but does not fulfill the requirements needed to complete a Master's degree.


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